Tag: Athletic News Football Annual (5 articles)

The popular Victorian football annual still going today – A brief guide to the Athletic News Football Annual

Posted: 26th September 2014

    Back at the start, when Queen Victoria was still on the throne, it was called the Athletic News Football Supplement and Club Directory. Nowadays, it’s called the Nationwide Football…

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Category: Football Annuals

Tags: Athletic News Cricket Annual, Athletic News Football Annual, Empire News and Sunday Chronicle Football Annual, Nationwide Football Annual, News of the World and Empire News Football Annual, News of the World Football Annual, Sunday Chronicle Football Annual

The longest running football annual in the world – A brief guide to the News of the World Football Annual

Posted: 3rd March 2014

It was the first football annual I owned. A Christmas gift from my parents in 1964. The News of the World and Empire News Football Annual for 1963/64 (see above). As…

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Category: Football Annuals

Tags: Athletic News Football Annual, Empire News and Sunday Chronicle Football Annual, Empire News Football Annual, Nationwide Football Annual, News of the World and Empire News Football Annual, News of the World Football Annual, Sunday Chronicle Football Annual, Sunday Empire News Football Annual, Umpire Football Annual

The first ‘pocket’ cricket annual – A brief guide to The Athletic News Cricket Annual

Posted: 4th February 2014

It may not be the oldest of all cricket annuals but it’s the first and oldest of its’ type. Britcher, Lillywhite (in three styles / names – Guide, Companion and…

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Category: Cricket Annuals

Tags: Athletic News Cricket Annual, Athletic News Football Annual, Flagstaff Cricket Annual, News Chronicle Cricket Annual, Playfair Cricket Annual, Sports Argus Cricket Annual, Sunday Chronicle Cricket and Golf Annual, Sunday Chronicle Football Annual, Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Pocket sized and packed with information – A brief guide to football annuals – Part 1: The pocket annuals

Posted: 18th November 2012

Let’s begin with a reference book which isn’t a football annual. There’s a good reason. A Football Compendium is an amazing book. A one off work, published in 1995, it has 815…

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Categories: Football, Football Annuals

Tags: All Sports Football Annual, Answers Football Annual, Athletic News Football Annual, Copes Football Annual, Daily Mail Football Guide, Daily Worker Football Annual, Empire News and Sunday Chronicle Football Annual, Empire News Football Annual, Evening Times Wee Red Book, F.A. Carling Premiership Pocket Annual, F.A. Yearbook, Findon's Football Handbook, Littlewoods Football Annual, Nationwide Football Annual, News Chronicle Football Annual, News of the World Football Annual, Nottingham Post Football Guide, Park Drive Book of Football, Playfair Football Annual, Racing and Football Outlook's Football Annual, Sheffield Telegraph Football Guide, Sports Argus Football Annual, Sunday Chronicle Football Annual, Sunday Empire News Football Annual

An introduction to the football annuals section

Posted: 15th November 2012

Welcome to the football annuals section of Goals and Wickets The football annuals category is interesting in that there are not only many titles to get to grips with but…

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Categories: Football, Football Annuals

Tags: All Sports Football Annual, Answers Football Annual, Athletic News Football Annual, Charles Buchan's Soccer Gift Book, Daily Mail Football Guide, Nationwide Football Annual, Nufsed Football Annual, Playfair Football Annual, Rothmans Football Yearbook, The Topical Times Football Book